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QOTD: What Are The Dumbest New Car Features And Options?

When it comes to luxury and convenience features on new cars, we’ve never had it so good. Even the most ordinary family cars often come with the kind of gadgets that were reserved for six-figure CEO mobiles a generation ago – if they even existed at all. Most of that equipment make out cars safer […]

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Why it may be a ‘grave mistake’ for FDA to wait much longer for full COVID-19 vaccine approval

Zeynep Tufecki, a sociologist who has written extensively on COVID-19 throughout the pandemic, is a proponent of broadening vaccine mandates in the United States, citing precedent in the health care sector, the military, and schools. Kentucky, she notes in a piece for The New York Times published Saturday, requires anyone working in a long-term care facility […]

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Republicans accuse Pelosi of holding bipartisan infrastructure package ‘hostage’

Earlier this week, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) reaffirmed her stance that the lower chamber won’t vote on the Senate’s proposed $1.2 trillion bipartisan infrastructure package until Democrats in the upper chamber also pass a $3.5 budget proposal via reconciliation.  In response, Republican lawmakers Sen. Bill Cassidy (R-La.) and Rep. Jason Smith (R-Mo.) accused Pelosi […]

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Is Biden ‘baiting’ Trump into Virginia gubernatorial race?

President Biden on Friday night hit the campaign trail in Arlington, Virginia, for the state’s Democratic gubernatorial candidate — and former governor — Terry McAuliffe. Biden used his time addressing the crowd to not only build up McAuliffe, but also take a shot at former President Donald Trump. “This is a big deal,” Biden said, referring to McAuliffe’s showdown with Republican […]

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Former FDA commissioner: CDC ‘doesn’t know how to model’ latest COVID-19 wave

The CDC “doesn’t know how to model this wave [of coronavirus infections], and has little practical idea of whether we’re at the beginning, middle, or end” of the Delta variant-fueled surge, former Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Scott Gottlieb wrote Saturday. He notes the agency is estimating that by Aug. 14, there could either be an average of anywhere between […]

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Biden’s swing-state supporters know little about his accomplishments, PAC memo reveals

Top officials at the pro-President Biden Super PAC Unite the Country sent a memo to donors and surrogates that focus groups with swing-state voters revealed that even Biden’s supporters know little about his in-office accomplishments, The Washington Post reports.  “There is a real lack of information about the specifics of the Biden agenda,” the memo, which was obtained […]

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Biden Administration’s Environmental Justice Initiative Kicks Into Gear

NewsOne Featured Video Keeping with its commitment to equity across the federal government, the Biden administration released new guidance for the Justice40 Initiative this week. Established in the first few weeks of the Biden presidency, the Justice40 Initiative aims “to deliver at least 40 percent of the overall benefits from Federal investments in climate and clean […]

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Base Porsche 911 Carrera Vs. BMW M3 Competition: Which Is The Best Sports Car Of The Two?

If you’re a fan of German performance cars, desire excitement, and happen to have £90,000 ($124,000) lying around, you might want to consider having a look at the latest offerings from BMW and Porsche: the M3 Competition, which costs £87,000 ($119,000 converted), and the £85,000 ($117,000) Porsche 911 Carrera. Starting with the exterior design comparison, […]

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Petersen Museum Opening Perfect Exhibit For Fans Of F1’s Recent History

Starting on July 24, the Petersen Automotive Museum will open an exhibit dedicated to Formula 1’s recent history. “Pole Position: The Juan Gonzalez Formula 1 Collection” will display 10 cars from the sport’s last four decades. As the name would suggest, the exhibit features F1 race cars owned by Juan Gonzalez, the chairman of the […]

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In Fight for Freedom And Equality, Lil Nas X Raises Money For Bail Fund

NewsOne Featured Video Lil Nas X keeps raising the stakes with each new single. The “Montero (Call Me By Your Name)” star paired his latest release with the Bail X Fund, a fundraiser for The Bail Project, a national organization committed to ending cash bail.  An anthem for the underdogs, “Industry Baby,” is set in the fictitious Montero State Prison. A […]

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Listen To The 2021 Porsche 911 GT3 Scream While Being Dyno Tested

Emissions and noise regulations throughout Europe aren’t just slowing killing high-performance combustion engine car,s but they are also making them sound less and less interesting. However, the 992-generation Porsche 911 GT3 proves that you can still have a sports car in the modern world that sounds incredible and comply with the legislation. Porsche’s flat-six engines […]

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